|JACKIE COOPER'S FERRARI 410 SUPERAMERICA HEADED TO AMELIAFilm and TV star Jackie Cooper's 1956 Pininfarina Ferrari 410 Superamerica will anchor the 'Ferrari Production 1950-1964' class at the 19th annual Amelia Island Concours d'Elegance.|
The year 1956 was a good one for Ferrari, on and off the track. The Modenese firm won both the Formula 1 and the World Sportscar Championships in 1956. As a bonus, the Italian marque won Enzo Ferrari's favorite race, the open road Mille Miglia, a brutal 1000 mile high speed lap of the Italian peninsula.
|FORD MUSTANG HERO CAR FROM UPCOMING 'NEED FOR SPEED' MOVIE HEADED TO BARRETT-JACKSON AUCTION BLOCK◾Ford-designed and built custom wide body Mustang used in the new movie 'Need for Speed' will be auctioned for charity|
◾All-new 2015 Ford Mustang and 2015 Ford F-150 will be on display at the auction in West Palm Beach, Fla.
◾Ford will offer ride-and-drives at the auction in vehicles from its 2014 lineup; Shelby GT500, Focus ST and Fiesta ST are primed for hot-lap experiences
A custom 2014 Ford Mustang GT starring in the new movie, 'Need for Speed,' will be auctioned off for charity by Ford....
|THREE CANDIDATES NAMED FOR 20TH GORSLINE SCHOLARSHIPROCHESTER, N.Y. (Feb. 21, 2014) - Three of auto racing's rising stars under the age of 21 who have already demonstrated their talents on North American race tracks for at least a dozen years are candidates for the 20th Gorsline Scholarship in 2014.|
The Gorsline Scholarship is presented by Gorsline Company of Rochester, N.Y., the leader in high-risk motorsports insurance. It recognizes aspiring drivers and presents a program that provides tools that will assist these drivers in developi....
|IMSA ENHANCES TECHNICAL DEPARTMENT◾Sports Car, IndyCar Veteran Scott Raymond Named IMSA Technical Director|
◾Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge Veteran Jeff Mishtawy Named Senior Technical Manager
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Feb. 13, 2014) – The International Motor Sports Association (IMSA) today announced the addition of motorsports veterans Scott Raymond and Jeff Mishtawy to key technical roles, along with reallocation of responsibilities for three existing members of the competition department.
Raymond, a race- and ch....
|McLaren: 50 Years of Winning GoldThroughout its 50 year history, McLaren has worn a number of different liveries from orange, to red and white, to silver and black. However, there is one color that is even more synonymous with the name—gold. |
In the world of Formula One, Mclaren, as of this moment, sits in 2nd place behind Ferrari as the most successful manufacturer in Formula One with more than 180 wins. Ferrari might be in the lead but consider for a moment that Ferrari would take part in the Formula One World Championshi....
|MINI USA NAMES BEST FRIENDS ANIMAL SOCIETY AS CHARITABLE PARTNER FOR MINI TAKES THE STATES 2014UNLEASH YOUR MINI.|
Woodcliff Lake, NJ – February 6, 2014…MINI USA today named Best Friends Animal Society as the charitable partner for this year's MINI TAKES THE STATES (MTTS) 2014 rally, the biggest official MINI owners road rally held every other year. MTTS 2014 kicks off on Saturday, July 26, 2014, in San Francisco and takes MINI owners through 18 states and 15 cities over 14 days concluding in Boston on Sunday, August 10.
Every MTTS a charitable partner is selected to r....
|A MINI CLAIMS THE 'VALUE CHAMPION' TITLE ONCE AGAIN IN 2014Munich. A new winner in a familiar story: for the tenth time in a row, the title of 'Value Champion' goes to the British premium brand MINI. For the first time, it is the MINI Countryman that has been voted as the car with the highest value retention level its class on the German car market. The MINI Cooper S Countryman gained the top position in the small car category of the ranking list published in the 'Auto Bild' motoring magazine, making it the 'Value Champion 2014'. It follows in th....|
|DODGE BRAND TO PRESENT THE ‘FINAL TOUR' OF ICONIC ROCK ‘N' ROLL BAND MOTLEY CRUEJanuary 30, 2014 , Auburn Hills, Mich. - After more than three decades together, iconic rock 'n' roll band Motley Crue announced its 'Final Tour.' This will be the last chance to ever see the band perform live. The Dodge brand is the presenting sponsor of the tour, which begins this summer. |
Motley Crue made the announcement in Los Angeles earlier this week where the band signed a formal 'Cessation of Touring Agreement,' effective at the end of 2015, before celebrating the announce....
|MINI USA ANNOUNCES PRICING FOR THIRD GENERATION MINI HARDTOPNew MINI Hardtop delivers premium value to US market|
◾U.S. pricing for base Cooper is $19,950; Cooper S model is $23,600
◾Enhanced connectivity, new engines and upgraded interior make new MINI Hardtop more premium than ever
◾Customers can now begin building and ordering their new MINI on MINIUSA.com
Woodcliff Lake, NJ – January 30, 2014…MINI USA today announced U.S. Pricing for the new 2014 MINI Hardtop which goes on sale in the spring. The base model Cooper will start at $19....
|INTRODUCING THE MAZDA SPORTSCAR RACING ACADEMYJanuary 24, 2014 (DAYTONA BEACH, Fla.) — After nearly eight years of investing in young race drivers' careers, and with the launch of its TUDOR United SportsCar Championship prototype program, Mazda now has all of the elements in place to offer a comprehensive and complete driver development ladder in sports cars. The Mazda SportsCar Racing Academy (MSCRA) will offer aspiring racers the opportunity to climb to the top level of motorsports by racing and winning in Mazdas.|
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|HONDA GOES ALL-OUT FOR 40TH ANNIVERSARY OF SUPERCROSS01/20/2014 - Torrance, CA|
This past Saturday marked the second stop at Anaheim's Angel Stadium and 40,682 racing enthusiasts were in attendance to witness the Supercross Series' 40th Anniversary celebration.
It was a challenging night for Team Honda Muscle Milk's Justin Barcia, who fell outside of the top 10 for the first time this season.
After transferring directly into the main event with a third-place finish in his heat race, Barcia got a good jump off the li....
|MAZDA KICKS OFF 2014 SEASON AT ROLEX 24• Mazda SKYACTIV Prototype Begins New TUDOR Championship Era|
January 21, 2014 (IRVINE, Calif.) — Mazda Motorsports is known for several things – sports cars, endurance racing, and taking the engineering path less traveled. This coming weekend, Mazda Motorsports will begin a new era of professional sports car racing when its latest SKYACTIV-powered Mazda Prototype takes the green flag at the first ever TUDOR United SportsCar Championship race.
The season opening Rolex 24 at ....
|BARRETT-JACKSON'S 43RD ANNUAL SCOTTSDALE AUCTION PROVES TO BE THE MOST SUCCESSFUL IN COMPANY HISTORY, EXCEEDING $113 MILLIONBarrett-Jackson Hosted Top-Tier Celebrities, Auto Legends, Auctioned the World's Most Sought-After Blue Chip Vehicles, Awarded Two Guinness World Records and Set World Records for Rare Corvettes and Thunderbird|
• 1399 cars sold
• Over $113 million gross sales
• An estimated 300,000 attendees
• 14 vehicles sold to benefit various national and local charities
SCOTTSDALE, ARIZ. (Jan. 21, 2013) – Barrett-Jackson, The World's Greatest Collector Car Aucti....
|JOAN 'NANI' ROMA WINS THE 2014 DAKAR RALLY // THREE MINI ALL4 RACING CARS ON THE PODIUMMunich (DE). He has done it! Joan 'Nani' Roma (ES) in the yellow MINI ALL4 Racing has won the 2014 Dakar Rally. The Monster Energy X-raid Team driver finished the toughest rally challenge in the world just 5:32 minutes in front of his teammate Stéphane Peterhansel (FR) in the black MINI ALL4 Racing. Nasser Al-Attiyah (QT) in the predominantly white MINI ALL4 Racing finished 3rd. The podium was firmly in hand of the MINI cars, which once again proved to be reliable and fast throughout the....|
|A MINI ONE-TWO ON STAGE 11 AT 2014 DAKAR RALLY // ORLANDO TERRANOVA WINS, OVERALL LEADER NANI ROMA 2NDMunich (DE). Orlando Terranova (AR) in his orange MINI ALL4 Racing has won stage 11 at the 2014 Dakar Rally. The Monster Energy X-raid Team driver finished the 605km-long route from Antofagasta to El Salvador (both CL) in 5:58 hours, his teammate Joan 'Nani' Roma (ES) finished 10:57 minutes behind him in 2nd place.|
'A great result for me today,' Orlando Terranova said after crossing the finish line in El Salvador. 'It was a tough stage again. We had to be really careful again because p....